Taxon  Report   7284 
Salix melanopsis  Nutt.
dusky willow
Salix melanopsis, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Salix
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Salix bolanderiana
PLANTS: Salix sessilifolia var. vancouverensis
PLANTS: Salix parksiana
PLANTS: Salix melanopsis var. tenerrima
PLANTS: Salix melanopsis var. kronkheittii
PLANTS: Salix melanopsis var. gracilipes
PLANTS: Salix melanopsis var. bolanderiana
PLANTS: Salix longifolia var. tenerrima
PLANTS: Salix fluviatilis
PLANTS: Salix fluviatilis var. tenerrima
PLANTS: Salix exigua var. tenerrima
PLANTS: Salix exigua var. gracilipes
PLANTS: Salix exigua ssp. melanopsis
PLANTS: Salix tenerrima
 Information about  Salix melanopsis  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAME2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2014).

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